Bios of our Conductors

Tigran Arakelyan

Armenian-American conductor Tigran Arakelyan is the Music Director of Bainbridge Island Youth Orchestras and Federal Way Youth Symphony Orchestra. Arakelyan held associate and assistant conducting positions with California Philharmonic, Los…

Kevin Helppie - Baritone

Kevin Helppie has been involved professionally in choral and vocal music for over 30 years. He has directed collegiate, church and community choirs in Washington, Oregon, North Dakota, Kentucky and Texas. He studied choral conducting at…